2015 Half-Year Results: strong growth in revenue (15%), recurring operating profit (35%) and net profit (36%) for the first half

  • Revenue of €1.1 billion, rising 15%, 13% of which organically
  • Organic growth across all business lines and geographical areas
  • Recurring operating profit* rose 35% and operating margin rate up across all business lines
  • Sharp increase in operating profit
  • Net profit up 36%
  • Financial resources strengthened: successful issue of bonds as part of a private placement (Euro PP) of €101 million
  • Continuing the investment strategy with seven targeted transactions carried out
  • 2015 guidance confirmed: another year of organic growth in revenue and a rise in recurring operating profit and net earnings per share.
  • The group’s Management expects a sharp rise in net earnings per share for the year

* Before amortisation of the ECS customer portfolio and the Osiatis brand